Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 10/16/13, Clough Global Allocation Fund ( GLV) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.30, payable on 10/31/13. As a percentage of GLV's recent stock price of $14.94, this dividend works out to approximately 2.01%, so look for shares of Clough Global Allocation Fund to trade 2.01% lower — all else being equal — when GLV shares open for trading on 10/16/13.Below is a dividend history chart for GLV, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.30 declared by Clough Global Allocation Fund: In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from GLV is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 8.03% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of GLV shares, versus its 200 day moving average: Looking at the chart above, GLV's low point in its 52 week range is $12.18 per share, with $16.10 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $14.94.
Three Months Free, a $100 Value, Just Submit Your Top Stock Pick! (Offer ends 11/10/2013) In Monday trading, Clough Global Allocation Fund shares are currently down about 0.7% on the day.